Urban Greening Grant Program Draft Guidelines for Public Comment

The California Natural Resources Agency (CNRA) has released draft guidelines for review and comments on an upcoming funding opportunity for projects that reduce greenhouse gasses while transforming the built environment into places that are more sustainable and effective in creating healthy and vibrant communities. This program emphasizes, and gives priority to, projects that are proposed by and benefit the State’s disadvantaged communities.

The draft guidelines may be viewed at the following link:


The public comment period begins October 21, 2016 and ends December 5, 2016. Public meetings are being held soliciting comments for guidelines.

Sacramento Los Angeles
Monday, October 31, 2016
9:00 am – 11:00 am
CalEPA Building
1001 I Street, Coastal Hearing Room
Sacramento, CA 95812
This workshop is available via webcast: https://video.calepa.ca.gov/.
Thursday, November 3, 2016
10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Los Angeles River Center and Gardens
Sierra Madre Building
570 West Avenue 26, Upper Conference Room
Los Angeles, CA 90065

Written comments may also be submitted to urbangreening@resources.ca.gov or mailed to the following address:

Urban Greening Grant Program
California Natural Resources Agency
1416 Ninth Street, Suite 1311
Sacramento, CA 95814